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BEST OF GREEN JOBS NOW - Winners Announced

Posted by Josh Lynch at Oct 17, 2008 07:55 PM |
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We held 3 contests to coincide with the Green Jobs Now National Day of Action: most signatures on the "I'm Ready" petition, the best photograph, and the best video. We are pleased to announce our 3 winners!

We held 3 contests to coincide with the Green Jobs Now National Day of Action: most signatures on the "I'm Ready" petition, the best photograph, and the best video.

We are pleased to announce our 3 winners!

PETITIONS COLLECTED: Democracia USA, Miami

Miami is Ready

Democracia USA  collected 1105 petitions in Miami, FL.

The Democracia USA group in Miami engaged over one thousand residents in the campaign for Green Jobs Now through door to door canvassing in the month of September.

Runners up: Democracia Philadelphia (719), White Center Seattle (296), Ella Baker Center Oakland, CA (292).

BEST PHOTO: Youth Build, New Bedford

New Bedford is Ready

New Bedford, MA

The group posted in front of the mural they had just painted:  Green Wave Lifting All Boats.  In the mural toxic, unsustainable pollution is being blown away by a wind turbine in the middle. On the right is a pristine environment with a "Green Wave" lifting all boats. 

Runners up: Ella Baker Center - Oakland, CA, Pittsburgh, PA

BEST VIDEO: La Causa, Los Angeles

 Los Angeles, CA

 

Runners up: Washington, DC, Fayetteville, AR

Thank you to all those who participated in the Green Jobs Now Day of Action!

 

 

 

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